Project Management Tools - These tools are provided to assist agencies in carrying out the requirements of the Maternal and Child Health services contracts with the Iowa Department of Public Health. The project management tools are located on a password-protected Web site.
Obtain a copy of The Update
Maternal and Child Health Administrative Manual
This manual has been developed as a guide and reference for implementation of the Maternal and Child Health services contract with the Iowa Department of Public Health. However, the manual may be helpful to others interested in systems development or other maternal and child health activities.
Click here to view the manual (4th Edition)
Child and Adolescent Reporting System (CAReS) and Women’s Health Information System Manuals
The user’s manual for the Child and Adolescent Reporting System (CAReS) and the Women’s Health Information System have been developed as guides for data entry as required by the Maternal and Child Health services contract with the Iowa Department of Public Health. The CAReS manual is 3MB in size and may take a few minutes to open. The manuals can be saved on the local computer without opening by ‘right clicking’ on the link and selecting ‘save target as’ from the pop-up menu.
2013 CAReS Training
Brochure Order Form
Domestic Violence Screening Training and Resources
Caregiver Depression Screening Training (CDST)
Iowa Health and Wellness Plan (IHaWP) Training and Resources
Other Links of Interest:
2010 Iowa Child and Family Household Health Survey
Statewide Report (presented September 11, 2012)
Adolescent Health Report (presented October 11, 2012)
Oral Health Report (presented December 18, 2012)
Weight, Eating Habits and Physical Activity Report (presented June 6, 2013)